ISC 2017 BOF SESSIONS

Like-minded ISC attendees come together in our informal Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) sessions to discuss current HPC topics, network and share their thoughts and ideas. Each 60-minute BoF session addresses a different topic and is led by one or more individuals with expertise in the area.

Chair - Dona Crawford

  • Pawan Balaji

The BoF sessions will be held from Monday, June 19 through Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Attendance will require at least an Exhibition Pass.

From all BoFs submitted to the conference, the ISC 2017 BoFs Committee, which is headed by Dona Crawford, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory,with Georg Hager, University Erlangen-Nuremberg, as Deputy Chair, has selected the following 26 BoFs for presentation at ISC 2017:

Monday, June 19: 

Tuesday, June 20:

Wednesday, June 21:

 

CALL FOR BOF SESSIONS

Please note that the call for BoFs is now closed!

Like-minded ISC attendees come together in our informal Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) sessions to discuss current HPC topics, network and share their thoughts and ideas. Each 60-minute BoF session addresses a different topic and is led by one or more individuals with expertise in the area.

Submitted BoF proposals will be reviewed by the ISC 2017 BoFs Committee, which is headed by Dona Crawford, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, with Dr. Georg Hager, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, as Deputy Chair.

The BoF sessions will be held from Monday, June 19 through Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Attendance will require at least an Exhibition Pass.

Important Dates

 Submission Deadline

Closed

 Notification of Acceptance
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
 BoF Sessions Monday, June 19 – Wednesday, June 21, 2017
 Final Presentation Slides in PDF due Friday, June 23, 2017

Areas of Interest

BoF sessions are intended to cover all areas of interest as listed in the call for research papers.

Submission & Review Process

BoF proposals need to be submitted via the ISC 2017 submission site at https://ssl.linklings.net/conferences/isc_hpc/ by Wednesday, February 22, 2017. The following information needs to be provided in the online submission form:

  • Title of the BoF session
  • BoF organizer/speaker information
  • Short abstract (250 words maximum)
  • Topic area (as listed in the call for research papers)
  • One to five keywords
  • Targeted audience
  • Estimated number of attendees

The BoFs Committee will review and evaluate all submitted BoF proposals based on their originality, significance, quality and clarity. Each proposal will be reviewed by at least three reviewers. New this year, the BoFs Committee will look to include diversity in the balance of all BoFs. The BoFs Committee will select the BoFs for presentation at ISC 2017 and allocate their time slots.

Terms & Conditions

  • By submitting a BoF proposal, you agree to organize and host the BoF session at ISC 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany.
  • BoF presenters need to be registered ISC 2017 participants.
  • The ISC organizers will provide meeting room facilities and basic technical equipment for the BoF sessions.
  • Travel, accommodation, registration fees and other such costs will not be covered by the ISC organizers.

Presentation Slides for Attendees

The ISC organizers will make the presentation slides available online a week after the event, provided as PDF files. ISC 2017 attendees will receive an e-mail with the access link. BoF authors are kindly requested to provide a PDF version of their presentation slides to Ms. Tanja Grünter at tanjnulla.gruenter@isc-group.com by Friday, June 23, 2017 at the latest.